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Bitcoin soars above $19,000, banks raise risk concerns

The swings in price occurred just as the trading community prepares for bitcoin to start trading on two established U.S. exchanges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017

Bitcoin rises above $19,000, banks raise risk concerns

The swings in price occurred just as the trading community prepares for bitcoin to start trading on two established U.S. exchanges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 7th, 2017

Blow for Bitcoin! Banks in UK & US ban crypto buying with credit cards

The decision on whether to allow credit card users to buy cryptocurrencies is a credit risk decision made by the card-issuing banks, a spokesman for Mastercard said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 6th, 2018

Bitcoin extends slide, falls below $7,000

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Digital currency bitcoin fell more than 15 percent on Monday to a nearly three-month low amid a slew of concerns ranging from a global regulatory clampdown to a ban on using credit cards to buy bitcoin by British and U.S. banks......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Merrill Lynch blocks clients from buying bitcoin, citing risk

Merrill Lynch has blocked clients and financial advisers who trade on their behalf from buying bitcoin, citing concerns over the cryptocurrency’s investment suitability......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 3rd, 2018

Hedge Funds Flock to Broker That Embraced Bitcoin Futures Early

The risk is paying off for ED&F Man Capital Markets. A London-based brokerage is going where many large banks fear to tread — and it's paying off. ED&F Ma.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneDec 12th, 2017

Bitcoin soars past $8,000 as technology shift concern vanishes

Bitcoin topped $8,000 for the first time, as investors set aside technology concerns that had derailed its advance earlier this month......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 19th, 2017

Bitcoin soars past $8,000 as technology shift concern vanishes

Bitcoin topped $8,000 for the first time, as investors set aside technology concerns that had derailed its advance earlier this month......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 19th, 2017

OCC regulator warns on interest rate risk build-up

Fed policy, liquidity requirements and model herding all raise concerns.....»»

Category: topSource: riskNov 5th, 2017

World"s central banks can"t ignore the bitcoin boom, BIS says

The world’s central banks can’t sit back and ignore the growth in cryptocurrencies as it could pose a risk to the stability of the financial system, according to the Bank for International Settlements......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 17th, 2017

GBP Soars on BoE Rate Hike Admission

MPC Signals Interest Rate Hike “Over the Coming Months” The Bank of England threw its name into the hat of central banks that could still raise interest rates this year when released the minutes from i.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseSep 14th, 2017

Bitcoin soars to all-time high above $2,400

Digital currency bitcoin hit a fresh record high on Wednesday, surging above $2,400, as demand for crypto-assets soared with the creation of new tokens to raise funding for start-ups using blockchain technology......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 24th, 2017

Bitcoin soars above $2,400 to all-time high

(Reuters) - Digital currency bitcoin hit a fresh record high on Wednesday, surging above $2,400, as demand for crypto-assets soared with the creation of new tokens to raise funding for start-ups using blockchain technology......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 24th, 2017

Yen Soars Amid US Political Instability Concerns

DailyFX com Talking Points Yen gains Aussie Dollar drops as risk aversion sweeps the markets Investors mood soured on deepening US political instability fears British Pound unlikely to find a lasting lead in jobless claims.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqMay 17th, 2017

Risk-Wary Banks Chill Bitcoin Market

At least three bitcoin exchanges have said in recent weeks that they can’t process transactions in dollars, as global banks pull back from sectors they deem too risky......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 27th, 2017

Tesla shares slip as cash-burn raises concerns

It probably makes sense to raise capital to reduce risk, says Elon Musk.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 23rd, 2017

Bitcoin China Soars To Record High Amid Capital Control Concerns

While Yuan rallied following las.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 4th, 2017

Bitcoin Soars To 3 Year Highs As China Turmoils

With Chinese liquidity markets turmoiling, bonds crashing, and gold premiums soaring, it appears growing concerns over capital controls tightening has sent Chinese fleeing into Bitcoin as a way to escape the mainland restrictions. Bitcoin is up over.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeDec 21st, 2016

Bank of Maharashtra raises Rs 500 cr via Basel-III bonds

Basel III compliant bonds are issued by banks to raise money to improve and strengthen capital planning to mitigate concerns on potential stresses.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 16th, 2016

Barclays" exit from energy trading stirs concerns over liquidity

British bank Barclays Plc has joined the list of top banks to exit energy trading, an exodus that analysts say raises concern among oil producers that falling liquidity means they cannot use derivatives for their basic function: to hedge risk by locking i.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooDec 5th, 2016

Banker Scaremongering In FT re €4 Trillion Italian Banking System as Referendum Looms

Bail in risk - €4 Trillion Italian banking system at risk as referendum looms Sunday according to Financial Times Concerns of multiple bank failures - Eight banks at risk of failure and bail ins Monte dei Paschi di Siena, third largest by .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 28th, 2016